The first table below looks at the demand for PBX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PBX over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Branch Exchange (PBX)
Rank 199 133 186
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +53
Permanent jobs citing PBX 7 77 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 1.39% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 8.32% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 15
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
847 925 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.91% 16.71% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 700 776 739
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PBX
England

PBX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PBX across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PBX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PBX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PBX across the West Midlands region.

PBX Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PBX
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PBX across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

PBX Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PBX
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PBX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Coventry -51 1 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
PBX
England

PBX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PBX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PBX.

1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
2 5 (35.71%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) VoIP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) CentOS
3 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 3 (21.43%) MCTS
4 3 (21.43%) MCITP
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) Lync
4 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
4 3 (21.43%) Office 365
4 3 (21.43%) IaaS
5 2 (14.29%) SDH

PBX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PBX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PBX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Lync
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VoIP
1 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
1 5 (35.71%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Broadband
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) SDH
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
1 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) MCTS
3 3 (21.43%) MCITP
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
3 1 (7.14%) Tandberg
3 1 (7.14%) Panasonic
3 1 (7.14%) Acronis
3 1 (7.14%) Meraki
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K Basic+ benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K Basic+ benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kenilworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago